Clots and Stroke -
Quick Information That Can Save A Life!
Submitted by Gary
Larson, CEO of Angel Helpers, Customized In-Home Care
No matter your age, you or your
parents don't have to be a victim of a stroke.
To recognize the signs of a Stroke - Remember the
initials S.T.R. and now Tongue, too.
A Neurologist says that if he can get to a stroke
victim within 3 hours of onset of symptoms, he can
totally reverse the effects of a stroke!
S.: Ask the person to SMILE
T.: Ask the person to TALK
R.: Ask the person to RAISE both arms
If the victim has difficulty with any of these
tasks, call 911 immediately!
Another sign of a stroke - have the person
stick out their tongue. If it is crooked and/or
goes to one side or the other, seek immediate medical